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Protest in Las Vegas Saturday over Trump immigration policy

Protest in Las Vegas Saturday over Trump immigration policy

Protest in Las Vegas Saturday over Trump immigration policy Protest in Las Vegas Saturday over Trump immigration policy https://apnews.com/2faf86c1cd8745de8e475902166c3f21 Link copied! LAS VEGAS (AP) — Protesters opposed to family separations at the U.S.-Mexico border will take to the streets in Las Vegas on Saturday as part of a nationwide demonstration. Organizers say more than 700…
Trump to move quickly on Supreme Court nominee

Trump to move quickly on Supreme Court nominee

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — Powering forward with a decision that could reshape the Supreme Court for decades, President Donald Trump said Friday he will announce his choice to succeed retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy on July 9. He added that two women are among his top candidates for the job. The president, who spoke aboard Air…
Trump claims Saudi Arabia will boost oil production

Trump claims Saudi Arabia will boost oil production

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Saturday that he had received assurances from King Salman of Saudi Arabia that the kingdom will increase oil production, "maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels" in response to turmoil in Iran and Venezuela. Saudi Arabia acknowledged the call took place, but mentioned no production targets. Trump wrote…
Florida Democrats hope Trump, issues end their losing streak

Florida Democrats hope Trump, issues end their losing streak

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — There are more Democrats than Republicans in Florida, but that hasn't helped the party win many statewide races over the past quarter century. Weak candidates, low turnout and tepid fundraising have usually left Florida Democrats on the losing end, particularly in nonpresidential years. But now party leaders believe they have improved…
Weed, Trump and teacher pay: This week in Florida politics

Weed, Trump and teacher pay: This week in Florida politics

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's 2018 midterm election is one of the most important in years. The governor's office and all three Cabinet seats are on the ballot, Republican Gov. Rick Scott is challenging three-term Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, several congressional seats will be competitive, and Floridians will vote on 13 proposed constitutional amendments,…
Trump: US not pulling out of World Trade Organization

Trump: US not pulling out of World Trade Organization

Trump: US not pulling out of World Trade Organization Trump: US not pulling out of World Trade Organization https://apnews.com/3977c434b01548cbac2117bb79fcca5e Link copied! MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has no plans to pull out of the World Trade Organization, pushing back against reports that he has told advisers he would like to. Trump…
US ambassador to Estonia resigns over Trump comments

US ambassador to Estonia resigns over Trump comments

HELSINKI (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Estonia has resigned over frustrations with President Donald Trump's comments about the European Union and his treatment of Washington's European allies. In a private Facebook message posted Friday, James D. Melville wrote: "For the President to say EU was 'set up to take advantage of the United States,…
Trump enjoying a hot streak, a break from immigration news

Trump enjoying a hot streak, a break from immigration news

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Supreme Court vacancy just fell in his lap, offering a chance to shape the court for decades. The current court handed him two favorable rulings in a single week. And there's a Russia summit on the horizon, promising headlines for a week or more. President Donald Trump is enjoying quite a…
Trump says he gets along 'well' with chief of staff

Trump says he gets along ‘well’ with chief of staff

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that he gets along well with his embattled White House chief of staff but doesn't know how long John Kelly will remain in the job. Kelly has been back in the spotlight this week as word surfaced that the president has been sounding out allies about…
Trump asserts he didn't push House GOP on immigration

Trump asserts he didn’t push House GOP on immigration

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump claimed Saturday that he never pushed House Republicans to vote for immigration bills that failed last week, offering his latest display of whiplash on the legislation. Trump tweeted from his New Jersey golf club that he didn't press GOP lawmakers to support the plans because it wouldn't…
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